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Underwater Cleanups Are A Vital Part Of Ocean Conservation

03 Feb, 2022 Environment LaurenS COMMENTS
Underwater Cleanups Are A Vital Part Of Ocean Conservation

  What types of debris do you see in the water when your diving? Here in Hawaii, the way the ocean currents flow, most ghost gear collects in the Pacific garbage patch, but some spins out and washes ashore. We also find fishing equipment such […]


20,000 Certifications In 40 Years At Jack's.

27 Jan, 2022 News LaurenS COMMENTS
20,000 Certifications In 40 Years At Jack's.

Jack's Diving Locker has now issued more than 20,000+ PADI certifications!  The lucky student diver completed a nitrox certification with our beloved Instructor Keller Lagos. We just recently celebrated our 40th anniversary, so this is another big milestone. Ana Verzone, the host of the Rebel […]


A Quck Look Back At 40 Years!

20 Jun, 2021 News SheilaB COMMENTS
A Quck Look Back At 40 Years!

If you’ve been visiting Big Island and Jack’s Diving Locker for a while, you’ve probably walked into a few different locations over the decades and been on a few different boats.  As we celebrate 40 years this year, we thought we’d take a walk down […]


Creature Feature - Day Octopus

20 Jun, 2021 Creature Feature SheilaB COMMENTS
Creature Feature - Day Octopus

A diver favorite, the Day Octopus, is the most common and frequently seen octopus in Hawaii.  This master of hide-and-seek often means divers swim right over them without noticing! While they are most active during early mornings and late afternoons, they spend about half their […]


Creature Feature - Jeweled Anemone Crab

24 Feb, 2021 Creature Feature SheilaB COMMENTS
Creature Feature - Jeweled Anemone Crab

  One of the more spectacular looking crabs you can find diving in Kona is the Jeweled Anemone crab! This crab is often found on night dives in shallow and deeper waters.  What makes this crab unique is it collects 2 types of sea anemones […]